Debuting at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show, the 2018 Subaru Legacy receives a variety of updates that are developed to keep it competitive amongst midsize family sedans.
When it goes on sale in the summertime of 2017, the 2018 Legacy will be used as the 2.5 i in standard, Premium, Sport, and Limited trim levels. The more effective Legacy 3.6 R is just readily available in Limited trim.
For 2018, a brand-new gray interior color debuts, joining black and ivory. New exterior colors consist of Crimson Red Pearl and Magnetite Gray.
2018 Subaru Legacy Exterior
Look closely and you’ll have the ability to find the minor styling modifications that accompany the Legacy into 2018. In advance, the bumper, grille, and headlights are brand-new, while around back the bumper, taillights, and exhaust outlet are modified.
Subaru states that brand-new wheel styles are on deck for 2018, together with basic welcome lighting and reshaped side mirrors, which on upper trim levels consist of LED turn signal signs.
2018 Subaru Legacy Interior
Subaru says it has taken several steps to make the 2018 Legacy’s interior quieter, and the cabin gain from enhanced products, revised trim and accents, upscale detailing, reorganized center console, and a new guiding wheel.
Extra improvements include a brand-new clock, updated climate control system, and automatic-locking doors. Some versions also provide double USB ports for rear-seat guests.
2018 Subaru Legacy Engine
Subaru makes no modifications to the 2018 Legacy’s engines, however does fine-tune and tune the car’s transmission, steering, suspension, and brakes.
The Legacy 2.5 i is geared up with a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine creating 175 horsepower and 174 lb.-ft. of torque. Step up to the Legacy 3.6 R for a 3.6-liter 6-cylinder engine making 256 horse power and 247 lb.-ft. of torque. Both engines are paired with a continually variable transmission (CVT) and a standard all-wheel-drive system with active torque vectoring.
The CVT features a manual shift mode and paddle shifters, and for 2018 is upgraded to provide quicker response to chauffeur input in addition to smoother acceleration, inning accordance with Subaru. A slope start-assist system is basic for 2018, in addition to Subaru’s hill-holder system.
2018 Subaru Legacy Release Date and Price
The 2018 Subaru Legacy will go on sale this summer season. Based upon production price quotes, we currently prepare for an on-sale date in August.
Inning accordance with our analysis, now is an excellent time to make the most of exceptional deals on the 2017 Legacy, specifically when it comes to leasing.
Authorities 2018 prices has actually not yet been announced. For referral, the existing car begins at $22,815 with location and tops out at $32,460 not consisting of optional devices.